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Usambara Akalat Sheppardia montana



Family: Muscicapidae (Chats and Old World flycatchers)

Authority: (Reichenow, 1907)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
There is no recent information on the size and trend of this species's population, but it is probably declining. The species has a very small range in which it is known from few locations. Clearance, burning and degradation of its forest habitat apparently continues. It is therefore classified as Endangered.



Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 1,200 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Sheppardia montana. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016.